Boliang Zhu

Boliang Zhu

Associate Professor of Political Science

317 Pond Lab
University Park, PA 16802

Office Phone: (814) 865-6901

Office Hours:

  • Wednesday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm


  1. Ph.D. in Political Science, Columbia University, 2012


Boliang Zhu is an Associate Professor of Political Science and Asian Studies at the Pennsylvania State University. His research addresses the politics of globalization and development. He specializes in three areas of international and comparative political economy: multinational production and governance, the political economy of foreign direct investment flows, and emerging-market multinational corporations. His work has appeared or is forthcoming in the American Journal of Political Science, Journal of Politics, Comparative Politics, International Studies Quarterly, and Research & Politics.

Research Interests:

Foreign Direct Investment, Multinational Corporations, Corruption, Public Opinion on Globalization, Survey Experiments, China, East Asia

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